This programme was developed with young unaccompanied minors at Investing in People and Culture in partnership with a PHD researcher from Durham University and the North East Social Work Alliance.
Partner organisations within NESWA included; Teesside University, New College and The Open University.
PowerUs is an international network of teachers and researchers from schools of social work and representatives from different service user organizations. PowerUs develops methods of mutual learning in order to change social work practice to be more effective in supporting the empowerment of marginalized and discriminated groups in society. PowerUs consists of partners from Denmark, Germany, Norway, Sweden, the UK, the Netherlands, France, Belgium, South Africa, Canada, Poland, Austria and Switzerland.